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    17 years old, fasciculations and possible muscle atrophy

    I'm a 17 years old boy living in Indonesia where motor neuron diseases are quite rare. But I have some symptoms that concern me of having ALS, and they're quite bothering me in enjoying my peaceful life. It started on June, this year. When I was using my computer, my right pinky finger suddenly...
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    Doctor states a potential for ALS

    Hi, I find myself here because honestly, I am unsure if the doctor I saw was really offering me any good information. Not to criticize the doctor I saw, just that he was not my PCP who is on vacation. I just visited my doctors practice and saw the on-call physician. Not my normal PCP. I...
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    Chronic anxiety over calf twitching

    Hello all First off to anyone that is suffering with als my heart truly does got out to you. I sugger chronic anxiety and panic attacks, 5 days ago i noticed that both my calfs muscle twitch constantly, never stopping, but in my left leg much more than the other. I went to see the dr...
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    Annoying symptoms

    Hi everyone. First of all I want to say I'm sorry about everyone in here that is suffering from or has someone close to them suffering from this terrible disease. I know it must be difficult dealing with possibly anxiety cases such as myself on here, so I would like to apologize in advance if I...
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    Anxious, Scared, Etc

    Hi Everyone, I don't want to be yet another person with anxiety over my symptoms, but it would be nice to get some input nonetheless. Over the past two months, I have had strange sensations and couldn't resist checking online (which I KNOW is a bad idea). I'm waiting to get in to the...
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    Complete panic mode!

    I know I sound like just a million of other paranoid people on the internet, but please help me to see what this could be, and I'm panicking thinking I have ALS... Symptoms At about November of last year I developed a few non-ALS related symptoms (headaches being one of the primary ones). I...
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    16 Year old with Fasciculations for 6 months, very worried.

    I have posted about this before, but I would like to give an update. I have been having these fasciculations for 6 months, beginning when I was still at the age of 15. The fasciculations can range from all over my body. From head to toe literally. It can be in my finger, then to my toe, then my...
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    So much anxiety - Googling = not the best idea

    So, I've never been diagnosed with anxiety, however I believe I have it. I'm a bit of a closet hypochondriac, though I try not to go to the doctors knowing that I'm probably putting myself through some symptoms myself. However, before I thought I had anything related to ALS, I had symptoms...
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    Swallowing problems

    I'm a 33 yr old mother of 3. I've been having a strange problem with swallowing for about 3 months. I mostly notice it when i'm swallowing my saliva, it feels like i forgot how to swallow and feels like it's about to go down the wrong tube. Occationally I choke a little when drinking and...
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    29 Year old female . Looking for answers if these are early ALS symptoms

    I am a 29 year old female who recently has just not felt myself. About 3 weeks ago both of my thumbs were very crampy and sore. It hurt to even type or use my cell phone. The pain went away. Two weeks ago both of my hands had a tingling feeling and my pinky and ring fingers were hurting. After...
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